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Middleton Railway

The Station | Moor Road, Hunslet, Leeds LS10 2JQ, England
+44 113 271 0320
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Santa train

Absolutely lovely! Great value, lovely volunteers working there and fab little cafe to start... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
via mobile
Santa Special

Just taken my two nephews on the Santa special.. The boys are 8 and 2. I was very impressed by the... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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The Station | Moor Road, Hunslet, Leeds LS10 2JQ, England
+44 113 271 0320
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely lovely! Great value, lovely volunteers working there and fab little cafe to start. Lovely little train ride with a jolly santa and good quality gifts. Will be back next year!

Thank helenh13Leeds
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Just taken my two nephews on the Santa special.. The boys are 8 and 2. I was very impressed by the organisation and friendliness of the staff. The museum was good and the kids loved the train ride. Mr Santa was lovely and the boys...More

4  Thank alyowl
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Choo choo's Things to move trains to ride, and a model train set to see zoom by. Support your local.

Thank NotsuCow
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Took the boy here as he is train mad, was very impressed, the museum is good and the train is ride is good, the train stops in the local park, there is a cafe in the park but it's a bit of walk up a...More

Thank TheUrbanWarrior
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Visited here for the first recently, and was not disappointed. As the world's oldest operating railway, the Middleton Railway showcases Leed's contribution to Britain's railway heritage in its museum with examples of locomotives built in the Leeds area, as well as a one-mile track running...More

1  Thank Sam H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Ok for a quick brew and bite before going on with your day. Reasonable prices served in well used mugs.

Thank Mikemkj
Reviewed 3 September 2017

A brilliant little preserved railway. Not a very long line, only two stops. Arrive at the Hunslett station, have a excellent collection of Industrial locomotives, both steam and diesel from various former train builders in Leeds. We were pulled by a lovely old industrial steam...More

1  Thank bazonian2015
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Coming from the North East, I should start by saying that Tanfield had been running for at least 25 years by the time the Middleton opened :-). However, this is still a place of great historical interest which is clearly in very safe hands and...More

2  Thank John C
Reviewed 28 July 2017

It was my first time to Middleton Railway and I was in for a shock when I arrived as I did not expect it to be this good. My partner took me here as a surprise and boy it was exactly that. Arriving at the...More

2  Thank Mark_Banks25
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We held our son's 3rd Birthday here last Saturday and it was amazing 🤗 He and his friends loved every minute of it and they were all so excited!! It was non stop fun and the train carriage was perfect - we had plenty of...More

Thank Catherine G
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25 April 2017|
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Response from richardandkids | Reviewed this property |
There is a small car park and it's free. Anytime you should be fine to fit in there except for the santa train times in December.
Charles B
6 April 2016|
Response from Robert T |
It is open from the end of March till New years day, then it is closed for winter maintenance. Although it December it runs Santa Specials.